ATHLETICS: Noble and Blair have one eye on London Marathon

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Sunday’s Titanic 10k was used as preparation for this month’s London Marathon by Larne Athletic Club’s Patricia Blair and David Noble.

It was Noble who led the Larne contingent home, finishing in 51st in a time of 37:23 - a new personal best for the distance.

Patricia Blair was first lady to cross the finish line for the club (132nd overall), continuing her good form with a new PB of 40:20.

Friend of Larne AC Sean McAllister claimed 155th in 40:56, while Nigel Kane, carrying an injury, timed 42:07 (187th).

Competing in their first 10K, Emma McKeen ran 49:04 (440th) and Steven Gilliland 49:49 (475th).